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Chest with drawer

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DRAFT: Six-board chest with drawer, with two simulated drawers above a single working drawer; each drawer, simulated and real, fitted with central stamped brass lock escutcheon flanked by oval brasses with "tear-drop" pulls; drawers separated and flanked by applie dhalf-round moldings; case...

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Inscription

"1727" scratched and highlighted in red paint on the outside of the backboard.

Provenance

Early history unknown; lent by Charles H. Tyler, October 3, 1928; accessioned as part of the Tyler Bequest in 1932.

Credit Line

Bequest of Charles Hitchcock Tyler

about 1727

Object Place

Taunton, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 82.6 x 95.3 x 45.1 cm (32 1/2 x 37 1/2 x 17 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

32.215

Medium or Technique

Painted pine, brass

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Furniture, Case Furniture and Boxes